Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Luca Administrative Intern in the Forecasting & Research Division

Posted: 3/30/2018 (Employment)

The Governor, Legislature and state agencies serve the people of Washington State. The Forecasting and Research Division provides the executive branch, the Legislature and the public with estimates, forecasts and reports on the state’s population, demographic characteristics, economy and state revenues.
As the official partner of the U.S. Census Bureau for Washington State, the Population Unit helps disseminate information about the characteristics of Washington’s population, housing and economy, and provides guidance to a variety of stakeholders in accessing and using demographic information. The incumbent in this time-limited exempt position will be part of Washington State’s Local Update of Census Addresses (LUCA) team and be responsible for reviewing the U.S. Census provided list of addresses; researching and identifying missing addresses; and updating the list. Duties of this position include:

  • Review and update the Census Bureau address list. Use LUCA/GUPS software provided by the Census Bureau and the Office of Financial Management’s compiled list of addresses to:
    – Identify missing addresses on the Census Bureau list.
    – Utilizing the LUCA GUPS respondent guide and team procedures, practices and workflow, conduct research to ensure proper addresses are identified.
    – Update the Census Bureau address list and provide it to the supervisor.

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Location: Washington State Office of Financial Management